Mesoamerican ritual economy : archaeological and ethnological perspectives / edited by E. Christian Wells and Karla L. Davis-Salazar
- Boulder : University Press of Colorado, 
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- Physical Description:
- xiv, 336 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Wells, E. Christian
Davis-Salazar, Karla L.
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- Mesoamerican worlds
- Mesoamerican ritual economy : materialization as ritual and economic process / E. Christian Wells and Karla L. Davis-Salazar -- Faenas, ferias, and fiestas : ritual finance in ancient and modern Honduras / E. Christian Wells -- Ritual, crafting, and agency at the classic Maya kingdom of Cancuen / Brigitte Kovacevich -- Addicted to rituals of contested meanings in colonial Mexico / Enrique Rodríguez-Alegría -- Ritual pilgrimage and material transfers in prehispanic northwest Mexico / E. Christian Wells and Ben A. Nelson -- Ritual, politics, and pottery economies in the classic Maya southern lowlands / Antonia E. Foias -- Ritual consumption and the origins of social inequality in early formative Copán, Honduras / Karla L. Davis-Salazar -- Polity produced and community consumed : negotiating political centralization through ritual in the lower Río Verde Valley, Oaxaca / Sarah B. Barber and Arthur A. Joyce -- Material dimensions of Aztec religion and ritual / Frances F. Berdan -- The roles of the ballgames in Mesoamerican ritual economy / Barbara W. Fash and William L. Fash -- Ritual and political economies / Katherine A. Spielmann -- Ritual economy and the negotiation of autarky and interdependence in a ritual mode of production / John M. Watanabe.
- Indians of Mexico—Rites and ceremonies
- Indians of Central America—Rites and ceremonies
- Indians of Mexico—Religion
- Indians of Central America—Religion
- Indians of Mexico—Wars
- Indians of Central America—Wars
- Human sacrifice—Mexico
- Funeral rites and ceremonies—Mexico
- Mexico—Social life and customs
- Central America—Social life and customs
- 9780870818714 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0870818716 (hardcover : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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